We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ocho Rios

Free Newsletter

Interested in Ocho Rios?

We'll send you updates with the latest deals, reviews and articles for Ocho Rios each week.

Ocho Rios Traveller Article:

Ocho Rios Traveller Articles -- Written for Travellers by Travellers

Read or edit these Traveller Articles:
Inside Background
Like the culture of the rest of Jamaica, there are influences from all...
Last edited: 11 October 2007
Tourism in Ocho Rios, as with the other Jamaican town's is relatively safe...
Last edited: 20 July 2016
When most speak of Ocho Rios, they generally include areas from Discovery Bay...
Last edited: 14 February 2013
Rather than being divided in to stereotypical neighborhoods, Ocho Rios is...
Last edited: 24 June 2015
There is no better way to get in the mood for travel to a new destination...
Last edited: 13 June 2006
The Jamaica Tourist Board Office serving Ocho Rios is located in Ocean Villa...
Last edited: 13 June 2006
The weather of Ocho Rios is beautiful all year long and so there really is not...
Last edited: 29 November 2009
Ochie is often thought of mainly as a major stop for cruise ships or as a...
Last edited: 10 October 2007
Inside Transportation
Ocho Rios, located on the northeast coast of Jamaica, can be reached by air...
Last edited: 01 February 2017
Although it is not possible to use walking as a means of getting around Ocho...
Last edited: 24 May 2016
Finding a taxi in Ocho Rios is really not a problem. The easiest thing to do is...
Last edited: 23 October 2013
Inside Things to Do
There are many things to do in an around Ocho Rios. Some of the major...
Last edited: 24 June 2016
Children taken on trips to Ocho Rios are unlikely to ever forget the sights and...
Last edited: 25 June 2015
Ochos Rios can be intimidating for some, as the locals are not shy about coming...
Last edited: 11 August 2011
Ocho Rios is a place where visitors can relax by the water during the day and...
Last edited: 18 August 2015
The Taj Mahal Mall offers fine jewelry with a large variety, a cigar room...
Last edited: 25 June 2015
Negril is the best alternative for a first timer's destination when visiting...
Last edited: 24 August 2011
There are so many reasons to visit the famous James Bond Beach located in...
Last edited: 23 October 2013
The craft market is a small fenced in area located in Ocho Rios. It was a safe...
Last edited: 13 December 2013
 In the lush hills, above Oracabessa, about a 15 minute drive from Ocho Rios...
Last edited: 18 March 2010
 If you plan on taking on the sun while your down here, plan on visiting a...
Last edited: 21 August 2015
Established in 1983, Chukka Canopy Tour (Ocho Rios) offers tours by 15...
Last edited: 13 April 2009
The Wilderness ATV Tours are safe (but very different from the USA  where all...
Last edited: 23 February 2008
Inside Dining Scene
Ocho Rios has much to offer the hungry traveler, with food ranging from local...
Last edited: 28 August 2007
Evita's Italian Restaurant - The Best little Pasta House in Jamaica - is where...
Last edited: 14 August 2007
Kaliente Gaming Lounge & Grill is located 5 min walk away from the docks...
Last edited: 17 February 2009
Evita's restaurant offers fine dining and in stylish and elegant surroundings...
Last edited: 10 March 2009
Inside Jamaica: For Foreign Visitors
The official currency of Jamaica is the Jamaican dollar (JMD). Prices at most...
Last edited: 13 January 2016
Accoding to the US State Department webpage on Jamaica, travelers entering...
Last edited: 13 June 2010
Emergency telephone numbers in Jamaica include the following: Police: 119...
Last edited: 24 December 2010
The main language spoken in Jamaica is English and sometimes Patois. Patois...
Last edited: 19 August 2014
Many people wish to call home from Jamaica. You have a number of major options...
Last edited: 30 October 2016
Every country has its own traditions and rules about what is customary when it...
Last edited: 10 May 2016
Casino Gambling in Jamaica Jamaica offers casino gambling. However, Jamaica has...
Last edited: 06 September 2014
Most items purchased in Jamaica are duty free, but some have limits. For...
Last edited: 22 August 2015
Jamaica has both a departure tax and a landing fee (aka arrival tax) for...
Last edited: 07 June 2016
Electric power in Jamaica is almost the same as in the United States and...
Last edited: 26 September 2015
Below is a list of embassies and consulates with offices in Jamaica. Most of...
Last edited: 19 January 2011
Many people ask what the exchange rate is between the currency in their country...
Last edited: 02 October 2012
Water in Jamaica, as a rule, is safe to drink from the tap. You can also...
Last edited: 16 September 2012
Jamaica is well known for its coffee. There are three general types of coffee...
Last edited: 05 October 2014
Jamaican rum is one of the largest exports of the country. Although the other...
Last edited: 14 February 2013
Arrival Many people wonder if duty free shopping is available at the airport in...
Last edited: 24 February 2016
BBB    ~ Beaches Boscobel BN      ~Beaches Negril BHV    ~Beach House Villas...
Last edited: 27 September 2013
Seabather's eruption, also known as 'sea lice', is a rash that occurs after...
Last edited: 01 May 2015
One thing that every first time visitor to Jamaica should have a clear...
Last edited: 17 May 2006
Many tourists ask if they should use Jamaican dollars or United States dollars...
Last edited: 23 June 2016